Clinical Support Nurse Butterfly

Job posted: 16/09/2020
Applications close: 27/10/2020 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Royal Children's Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 35892

Reference: 35892

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Clinical Support Nurse

Employment: Full Time / Fixed Term

Salary:  $93,600

Location: Parkville - Hub of the medical precinct & leading Children’s Hospital

The Hospital:

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/

The Role:

The Clinical Support Nurse works in collaboration with the Nurse Unit Managers to provide facilitated learning and leadership at the unit level to develop high quality clinical care skills with staff.  The role also contributes to hospital wide education programs within the areas of their expertise.  The Clinical Support Nurse is an advanced clinical nurse who stimulates enquiry, reflection and the use of evidence in clinical practice to promote excellence in family centred care and advance practice change.

To be successful in this role you will have:


  • Current registration as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) administered though the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (APHRA)

  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing personal and professional development, as evidenced in a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) record/Profession al practice Portfolio

  • Demonstrated understanding and experience of adult learning and learning management systems

  • Extensive acute paediatric clinical experience

  • Small or large group teaching experience


  • Post graduate certificate/diploma in Nursing, Education, Paediatrics or equivalent

  • Clinical Nurse Specialist or equivalent

  • Certificate IV in Workplace Training & Assessment or equivalent

  • Preceptorship experience and knowledge

Other Requirements:

  • Employees are required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check and a Working with Children Check prior to commencing employment. 

  • Employees are required to maintain a valid Working with Children’s Check throughout their employment. 

  • A current,  full drivers licence for the State of Victoria which is appropriate for the type of vehicle being driven, and comply with any restrictions on their licence (e.g. wearing glasses) while undertaking hospital duties (If applicable) 

Employees are required to maintain compliance with RCHs “Staff Immunisation - Prevention of Vaccine Preventable Diseases” procedure.

If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!

Why work at the RCH?

That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!

The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.

We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.

We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!

The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.

Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Clinical Support Nurse Butterfly

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Helen Codman - 0466731178
Elaine McInally - 93455388

Clinical Support Nurse Butterfly